Causes Of Swollen Legs And Swollen Ankles
Although swollen legs or ankles may not always be a serious health issue, there could be underlying treatable medical causes. If you have been sitting, standing, or walking for an extended period and have swollen legs or ankles, it may be time to visit Vein Specialists in Fort Myers or Bonita Springs to learn more about the possible causes. Although leg and ankle swelling and pain are not always associated with vein issues, venous disease is a common cause, and if diagnosed early, there are minimally-invasive treatments that can prevent the more serious complications of untreated venous disease.
Common health issues that may cause swollen legs and ankles include: